Total Population1,902
Male Share of the Population45.4%
Female Share of the Population54.6%
Senior Citizens16.9%
Employed Population 16+532
Age of the Population39


% of people married47.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.9%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0


Median Family Income$37,105
% Above Poverty Level68.5%
% Below Poverty Level31.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation%


People Living Alone28.5%
Median Gross Rent$488
Median House Value$61,400


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)30.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ridgely Almanac

Nearest Medium City 58 miles NW of Jackson, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City83 miles NE of Memphis, Tennessee
Standard Zip Codes38080
Phone Area Codes731
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.

Ridgely Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance12 miles
Jan Temp27 to 43 F
Apr Temp49 to 69 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp50 to 72 F
Annual Precip49.8 inches
Distance16 miles
Jan Temp26 to 44 F
Apr Temp48 to 70 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip52.7 inches
Distance17.8 miles
Jan Temp31 to 46 F
Apr Temp51 to 71 F
Jul Temp72 to 91 F
Oct Temp52 to 73 F
Annual Precip50.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Ridgely, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Miston (38080)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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